The first table below looks at the demand for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 44 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 1.49% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £413 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.38 £38.98
% change year-on-year
-19.69% -16.94%
Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 67 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.63% 16.92% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 45
Average daily rate £313 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £211 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 32
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £37.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Cambridge region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PMP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP